Playoff and Super Bowl predictions

Which teams do you have making the playoffs and Super Bowl this season? Here are my predictions. NFC WEST 1. Arizona Cardinals. 2. Seattle Seahawks (Wild card) 3. Los Angeles Rams 4. San Francisco 49ers NFC EAST 1. Dallas Cowboys 2. New York Giants 3. Washington Redskins 4. Philadelphia Eagles NFC NORTH 1. Green Bay Packers 2. Minnesota Vikings 3. Chicago Bears 4. Detroit Lions NFC SOUTH […]

Tony Romo broke a bone in his back Thursday. Want to change your prediction?... - Txtree99

NaVorro Bowman implies Gerald Hodges needs to play team defense

SANTA CLARA – NaVorro Bowman answered questions in the 49ers’ locker room Wednesday afternoon. Here are selected quotes. Q: What was cleaned up between the first defensive series and every series after that during Saturday’s game in Denver? BOWMAN: It was just guys not understanding that in the NFL, it’s team defense. You have a […]

Or maybe Grabt, at least througout his athletic career. Dedicated athletes can always make up for the small percentage o... - 49reasons

Gabbert: “I’m looking forward to playing for an extended period of time.”

SANTA CLARA — Here’s the transcript of Blaine Gabbert’s Wednesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   In the game, what are you trying to glean while you learn this offense? “Yeah, just that consistent improvement. This is really a big dress rehearsal leading into the regular season. And you approach any game […]

Jack, You mean as in, da Bears aren't going to be good for quite a while?... - exgolfer

Kaepernick on Baalke: “We have a business relationship. That’s the point that we’re at.”

SANTA CLARA – Colin Kaepernick answered questions in the 49ers’ locker room Wednesday afternoon. Here are selected quotes. Q: Have you had any issues with your shoulder this week, or has it been normal? KAEPERNICK: Everything has been going great. Everything has been going as planned. Excited to get out there this Friday. Q: The […]

Well you can stop wondering. He was the same old non-reading, indecisive qb he has been since making his money.... - Toshio

Chip Kelly on Colin Kaepernick: “We’re hopeful that he’ll be ready to go” Friday vs. the Packers

SANTA CLARA — Here’s the transcript of Chip Kelly’s Wednesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   Let’s start off with the obligatory. If nothing changes as far as QB Colin Kaepernick’s health situation, what will his role be Friday night? “We haven’t discussed it yet. We’ve got two days of training to go […]

You must admit that Ponder did well with limited time, but he was also sitting on his couch watching the paint dry when ... - sebnynah

Curtis Modkins on naming a starting QB: “It’s not time….Kap hasn’t had a chance to perform yet.”

SANTA CLARA — Here’s the transcript of Curtis Modkins’ Tuesday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   Opening comments: “Well, coming off a, it was good to get a win. That was great. I thought the guys played well. Obviously we had some, starting off the game, we didn’t start quite the way […]

*excuse me , a simple handoff, he fumbled on a sneak later... - TomD

Colin Kaepernick resumes throwing in practice

Colin Kaepernick threw in front of the media during the warm-up portion of practice Monday morning. According to players, he also threw during 7-on-7 and 11-on-11 team drills when the media was not allowed to watch. Cornerback Jimmie Ward told reporters Kaepernick made “some good throws today,” including a deep completion to slot receiver Bruce Ellington. […]

When has Kap ever been responsible for anything?... - sawbrodie

Jim O’Neil on 5th-round pick Ronald Blair: “Everywhere we put him he makes plays.”

SANTA CLARA — Here’s the transcript of Jim O’Neil’s Monday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   Opening comments: “We had a great trip out to Denver. I thought it was a great experience for our football team. I thought our support staff did an unbelievable job making the coaches’ jobs easy and […]

Blair looks like a winner.... - TomD

Chip Kelly: “I think Kap is fine.”

Here’s the transcript of Chip Kelly’s Sunday press conference, courtesy of the 49ers’ P.R. department.   Do you have any update on LB Nick Bellore’s condition? “I have not met with [vice president of football operations Jeff Ferguson] Ferg yet today. We got back late and some guys were scheduled to see the doctor today. […]

TrollD, the predictor of a 0-55 Denver blowout and a 2 win season, will claim to be Nostradamus, but whiff again.... - sebnynah

49ers 31, Broncos 24: Grades

Here are the grades for the 49ers’ 31-24 preseason win over the Broncos. QUARTERBACKS: B. Blaine Gabbert gets a ‘C.’ He made four good throws and five bad ones, including a five-yard pass on third-and-7, a short pass in the flat that almost hit Vance McDonald in the ankle, a short pass in the flat […]

I'm sticking with 4 or 5 wins, and I'm unanimous in that.... - htwaits

49ers @ Broncos preseason live blog

This is the live blog for the 49ers’ preseason game against the Broncos. I’ll update this frequently with information and analysis from my living room. 4:23 Read this column on Chip Kelly before today’s game begins. 4:30 Chip Kelly does an amazing job with his offense. Without game planning and even with planning his offense […]

And he had a fumble in game one. Keep or toss?... - Redwood